Student Resources

L&C Student Organizations

The Feminist Student Union (FSU) is a space for people of all genders to discuss feminism, learn from others, and combat injustice and oppression in all forms. The schedule for drop-in hours is posted on the FSU door in Templeton near the Trail Room.
Templeton Student Center

The Queer Student Union (QSU) serves the nonbinary, bisexual, transgender, queer, lesbian, questioning, asexual, gay, omnisexual, polysexual, pansexual, and allied community at Lewis & Clark College.
Templeton Student Center, Room 255

Journal of Gender Thought & Expression (formerly Synergia) is an annual journal focused on gender issues and expression. Get a copy of the 2016 journal at the Gender Studies office, Miller 330.

Academic Resources

Watzek Library, Gender Research Guide
Librarian for Gender Studies, Elaine Hirsch

National Women’s Studies Association promotes and supports the production and dissemination of knowledge about women and gender through teaching, learning, research and service in academic and other settings. 

As a member, L&C Gender Studies program receives three complimentary student memberships annually. These benefits include the opportunity to present at the annual conference, receive reduced registration rates, and apply for scholarships and conference grants. Email Magdalena Roberts at for more information. 

Resources for Survivors of Sexual Assault 

Click here for on campus and off campus resources.

All L&C community members have access to confidential support through the Confidential Advocates (formerly SARAs) who are trained to respond to and support survivors of sexual violence. Here is the list for current advocates. To speak with an advocate anonymously, call 503-202-3119 and follow the prompts.   

Internship Opportunities

Here are just a few of the local organizations that L&C Gender Studies minors have had a chance to intern with. 

Bitch Media

Bradley Angle 

Outside In

Planned Parenthood Columbia Willamette

Rafael House

World Pulse Magazine